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Satan, Sin and Death (c. 1792-5 - Etching) - James Barry

Satan, Sin and Death (c. 1792-5 - Etching) - James Barry

The First British Surgeon to Perform a Successful C-Section Was a Woman Disguised as a Man

One of the first c-sections was performed by a woman: Dr. James Barry was an Irish surgeon who served in the British Army. For 56 years Barry (born Margaret Ann Bulkley) pretended to be a man in order.

Renowned British military surgeon James Barry was a pioneer in his field and enjoyed a celebrated and highly-accomplished career for over 50 years. After his death in 1865, it was discovered that he was actually a woman named Margaret Ann Bulkley. Source

Renowned British military surgeon James Barry was a pioneer in his field and enjoyed a celebrated and highly-accomplished career for over 50 years. After his death in it was discovered that he was actually a woman named Margaret Ann Bulkley.

WOMEN IN HIDING: James Barry was a woman disguised as man in order to study medicine. Admitted to Edinburgh University in 1809. After graduation, was assigned to various British colonies and noted for "his" care & struggle to improve the standard of life of patients. Died in 1865, after 46 years working as an army medical officer. Was then when her real identity, MARGARET ANN BULKLEY, was discovered. Among her many achievements she was the first British surgeon to perform a successful…

James Barry was, in fact, a woman disguised as man in order to study medicine…

James Barry (c. 1789-1799 – 25 July 1865), was a military surgeon in the British Army. After graduation from the University of Edinburgh, Barry served in India and Cape Town, South Africa. By the end of his career, he had risen to the rank of Inspector General in charge of military hospitals. In his travels he not only improved conditions for wounded soldiers, but also the conditions of the native inhabitants. Among his accomplishments was the first caesarean section in Africa by a British…

Dr James Miranda Stuart Barry British military surgeon in the British Army, born Margaret Ann Bulkley, but lived her adult life as a man in order to be accepted as a university student (well before women were admitted) and to pursue a medical career

JB Diamond Sharpening Plate designed for Classic Hand Tools Ltd by James Barry Sharpening Systems.  A precision quality product for users whom either need a diamond plate to flatten water/oil stones or simply a quicker method in improving the flattening process of the backs of chisels and plane blades alike.

JB Diamond Sharpening Plate designed for Classic Hand Tools Ltd by James Barry Sharpening Systems. A precision quality product for users whom either need a diamond plate to flatten water/oil stones or simply a quicker method in improving the flattening process of the backs of chisels and plane blades alike.

Dark Classics: James Barry, Satan, Sin and Death (Dark Classics: James Barry, Satan, Sin and Death - Satan standing with raised spear and sword, back to the viewer, confronting Death, a skeleton in a dark cloak to left, and Sin, a woman with naked breasts, a key around her waist and baying hounds issuing from her womb, crying out and separating the two, her father and their son; illustrating Paradise Lost; state after heavy hatching in lower left, and Death's skull completely cross-hatched.)

James Barry: Satan, Sin and Death (Milton's Paradise Lost)

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